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Christine K. Clifford        

Bestselling Author, Award-winning Professional Speaker, & Breast Cancer Survivor; Former Senior Executive Vice President for The SPAR Group

Christine Clifford is a bestselling author, humorist, award-winning professional speaker, and businesswoman.

By 40, Clifford was Senior Executive Vice President for The SPAR Group, an international marketing firm in New York. Christine’s accounts included Kmart, Toys ‘R’ Us, Wal-Mart, AT&T, Mattel Toys, and Revlon. Taking her company from a million dollar per year loss to over $54 million in sales, Christine signed the largest contract in the history of her industry with Procter & Gamble, doubling the size of her company overnight.

However, after being diagnosed with breast cancer, she started writing and drawing and ultimately left her job as a marketing executive. Christine went on to write eight award-winning, humorous portrayals of her story in books entitled Not Now…I’m Having A No Hair Day!, Our Family Has Cancer, Too!, Inspiring Breakthrough Secrets to Live Your Dreams, Cancer Has Its Privileges: Stories of Hope & Laughter, Laugh ‘Til It Heals: Notes from the World’s Funniest Cancer Mailbox, The Clue Phone’s Ringing… It’s for You! Healing Humor for Women Divorcing, and Your Guardian Angel’s Gift.

Christine is the CEO and owner of Christine Clifford Enterprises, an umbrella under which she operates four companies. She faced a life-changing experience and began her own company, The Cancer Club, the world’s largest producer of humorous and helpful products for people with cancer. Additionally, Christine helped to launch an anti-aging multi-level marketing company in 2009 called LifeVantage, and launched Divorcing Divas, LLC in 2010.

Christine is a member of the Minnesota Speakers Association, the National Speakers Association, the American Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor, and the National Association of Breast Cancer Organizations. She is listed in International Who’s Who of Professionals, International Who’s Who of Entrepreneurs, and International Who’s Who of Authors and Writers. She is also listed in Contemporary Authors and 2,000 Notable American Women. She serves on the Board of Directors for The Angel Foundation.

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Best-Selling Author Christine K. Clifford Debuts Two New Books

MINNEAPOLIS, MN, Oct 26, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Christine K. Clifford, a Minneapolis-based best-selling author who has written eight books including two award-winning books about cancer, has released two new books with Anshan, an independent UK publisher...

Christine Clifford: Healing with Humor

GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. - Healing and humor are two words that rarely go together, but for Christine Clifford, the combination couldn't be more powerful...

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